Jonathan Compton

Jonathan Compton

Partner

DMH Stallard (Guildford)

Wonersh House

The Guildway

Old Portsmouth Road

Guildford

GU3 1LR

Jonathan is a Dispute Resolution and Litigation partner based in Guildford. He is qualified both as a barrister and a solicitor, with his experience as an advocate strongly underpinning his commercial litigation work. His practice is both domestic and international, and involves advising private individuals and commercial organisations of all sizes.

Jonathan works across areas of commercial dispute resolution including banking and finance, regulatory and anti trust/competition practice.

He is accredited as an Arbitrator by the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators, and also holds a master’s degree in competition law, a specialism greatly valued by many of the firm's commercial clients. 

Jonathan qualified as a solicitor in 1999.

Jonathan goes the extra mile for his clients to ensure that the best possible outcome is achieved.

Legal 500 UK 2023

... my first port of call and he is unfailingly helpful and very responsive. His empathy is appreciated in worrying situations.

Legal 500 2021

Personal Awards

L500 2023 Recommended Lawyer

Memberships and Associations

  • Member of the Chartered Institute of Arbitration
  • Member of Hon. Soc. of Gray’s Inn

Associated blogs

Ransomware attacks on major corporates

Blog
07/06/2023
What are the legal duties on firms who discover they have been hacked?
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Is the Government covering up covid?

02/06/2023
Disclosure and the Covid Inquiry – a case for common sense or a case for Judicial Review?
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Microsoft and Activision – what is the fuss about?

Blog
27/04/2023
CMA blocks Microsoft from acquiring Activision
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EU proposal to regulate Artificial Intelligence

Blog
24/04/2023
Jonathan Compton reviews the proposal offered by the EU to regulate AI
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